LSC has strong presence at 2014 ICA

Life Sciences Communication ICA LSC faculty researchers and graduate students presented six novel research studies at the 2014 Convention of the International Communication Association (ICA) in Seattle, Washington, May 22-26. The graduate students included Sara Yeo, Nan Li, and Jiyoun Kim who were awarded Vilas Conference Presentation travel funds by UW-Madison Graduate School to attend the conference. Yeo also received a travel award from ICA. Continue reading

Dietram Scheufele named Kellet Mid-Career Award Winner

scheufeleLSC Professor Dietram Scheufele is one of ten noteworthy University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty members who have been named Kellett Mid-Career Award winners for 2014.

The award recognizes outstanding faculty who are seven to 20 years past their first promotion to a tenured position. Each year, the Graduate School chooses winners from among departmental, Ph.D. major program unit or interdepartmental group nominees.

Supported by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, the Kellett Award provides $60,000 of research funding to faculty members at a critical stage of their careers. It was named for William R. Kellett, a former president of the WARF board of trustees and retired president of Kimberly-Clark Corp.

 

 

LSC researchers presenting six papers at the International Communication conference this May

LSC graduate students and faculty researchers will present six research papers at the annual International Communication Association (ICA) conference in Seattle, Washington, May 22-26. Graduate students Sara Yeo, Nan Li, and Jiyoun Kim were awarded Vilas Conference Presentation funds by the Graduate School to attend the conference. Sara Yeo also received funding from ICA. Continue reading